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Sport and Recreation Development and Inclusion Program

Currently Closed

Round 2017/18 expected notification:
31 March 2017

Next round opens:
14 October 2017

Next round closes:
4 December 2017

Example guidelines (PDF, 735 KB)

Example application (PDF, 426 KB)

Now Open

Guidelines (PDF, 623 KB)

14 October 2017

Close date:
5pm Monday 4 December 2017

Expected notification:
31 March 2018


To provide assistance to eligible organisations to develop and implement projects that will grow the sport or activity, improve services and/or address barriers to inclusion.

Annual budget

2018/19 - $3,053,000; applicants can be funded up to $100,000 each year for up to 3 years.

Eligible organisations

State Sport and Active Recreation Organisations, Industry Representative Bodies, Local Government, Community Groups, Incorporated Sport Clubs or Active Recreation Clubs.

Information Sessions

The Office for Recreation and Sport is now using an online grant portal for applications and reporting.

To assist organisations to use the online tool there will be four ‘drop in’ sessions for you to come in and chat about your application or learn more about the online tool:

Morning sessions 8.30 - 9.30amEvening sessions 5.30 - 6.30pm
Wednesday 22 NovemberMonday 20 November
Thursday 23 NovemberWednesday 29 November
Wednesday 29 November 
Friday 1 December 

Sessions will be held at ORS Conference Room, Ground Floor, 27 Valetta Road Kidman Park

You can bring your laptop or handheld device to these sessions if you wish to log in and view the grants portal during this session

ORS Notifications

To receive details regarding opening and closing dates of our grant programs and other important information, please register your email address by clicking here.

Contact us

Funding Services
Office for Recreation and Sport
Email: orsgrants@sa.gov.au
Address: 27 Valetta Road, Kidman Park 5025
Postal: PO Box 219, Brooklyn Park 5032
Phone: 1300 714 990
Fax: (08) 8457 1574

Other applicable grants

Information on other government grants and assistance, including business, industry, communities or individual grants.